Star Project

ABFF Star Project

The 8th annual Star Project, sponsored by NBC is now accepting submissions. If you are a dynamic and versatile actor, enter now! ONLY the first 500 submissions will be accepted.

NBC remains committed to finding talented new actors and providing them with the opportunity to audition for casting directors and television executives from NBC. One winner will also receive $1,000 towards performance training classes, $500 towards professional headshots and VIP access to the NBCU Short Film Festival Finals. See official rules below for full details. Three finalists will be selected and will each receive: one ABFF Collins Pass to attend the festival, and one master class ticket to attend Bill Duke’s two-day Actors Boot Camp.

  1. Review the Star Project Official Rules – click to download
  2. Select 2 Monologues to perform and videotape – click to download
  3. Go to to complete a 2016 Star Project Submission Form and upload your video entry according to the provided instructions. Please note ONLY the first 500 submissions will be accepted.

Contest Opens: December 15, 2015
Contest Deadline: February 1, 2016